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Media Advisory: Solving the World's Icy Puzzle: Reporters Invited to Roundtable
What: Reporters can dial in to a media roundtable with NASA Glaciologist Bob Bindschadler of Goddard Space Flight Center and discuss his findings of warmer waters causing ice and snow melt in the world's polar regions. His article appears in this week's Science Magazine

Where: Call in to 1-866-785-0537, Passcode 7525439

When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST, March 23, 2006. (Note: reporters who participate must agree in advance to honor the 2 p.m. EST embargo imposed by Science Magazine.)

Video File will air on NASA TV on Thursday, March 23. Check NASA TV for the current schedule. For more information about this and other related videos, please contact Sarah DeWitt in NASA Television at (301) 286-0535.

NASA TV is carried on the Web and on an MPEG-2 digital signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical polarization. It's available in Alaska and Hawaii on AMC-7, at 137 degrees west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal polarization. A Digital Video Broadcast compliant Integrated Receiver Decoder is required for reception. For NASA TV information and schedules on the Web, visit: + NASA TV

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Rob Gutro
Sarah Dewitt
Goddard Space Flight Center